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Rebel Lives: Volunteer Joe Murphy – Togher’s forgotten hunger striker

Joe Murphy’s death on hunger strike is largely overlooked in favour of his comrade, Terence MacSwiney who died on hunger strike in Brixton Prison only a few hours before-hand. Relatively little is known about Joe. Murphy was born in Lynn, … Continue reading

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Rebel City Collective’s forerunner the ‘Socialist Republican Peoples Party’

‘A poster from the little known  Socialist Republican Peoples Party.  The SRPP were a small group of Cork city based activists who broke from Sinn Féin due to their change in direction around ’98/’99 who later went on to form the Rebel City … Continue reading

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Rebel Lives: Óglach Donnchadh de Barra – Volunteer Denis Barry

Today we bring you the second in our ‘Rebel Lives’ series, a tribute to Cork republican hunger striker, Vol. Denis Barry. This piece was originally published by our comrades at Rebel Cork’s Fighting Story, and can be viewed here. Although … Continue reading

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The Housing Crisis, who benefits?

The following article is reproduced with the kind permission of our comrades at Rebel Cork’s Fighting Story Original article – http://rebelcorksfightingstory.wordpress.com/2013/09/25/the-housing-crisis-who-benefits/ We all have a right to our own home, or so we’re told. A ‘Fundamental Right’. So why is the … Continue reading

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